Colubrina


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Noun1.Colubrina - mostly tropical American shrubs or small trees with small yellowish flowers and yellow or red fruits
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
buckthorn family, family Rhamnaceae, Rhamnaceae - trees and shrubs usually thorny bearing drupaceous fruit many having medicinal value
nakedwood - any of several small to medium-sized trees of Florida and West Indies with thin scaly bark and heavy dark heartwood
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Instead of having watered his cabbage with arsenic, he had watered it this time with a solution of salts, having their basis in strychnine, strychnos colubrina, as the learned term it.
En la linea de Arqueologia y Patrimonio de la revista se presentan trabajos que abordan diversas tematicas y cubren, en terminos amplios, los distintos periodos cronologicos de ocupacion de los territorios de la costa del Pacifico (Castro et al., sobre el Arcaico y Munoz y Gordillo, en relacion con el periodo Medio en los valles de Azapa y Caplina) y el valle del Maipo (Stehberg, quien aborda el tema de la ocupacion de territorios septentrionales por el estado inca); Gili y colegas abordan el estudio de semillas de cebil y sus variedades Anadenathera colubrina var.
There are few studies on the use of this technique in native tree species; however, promising results have been obtained for cedro-rosa (Cedrela fissilis), mogno (Swietenia macrophylla) and angico-vermelho (Anadenanthera colubrina) (XAVIER et al., 2003; SANTOS, 2002).
Fabaceae Acacia sp.2 Fabaceae Anadenanthera colubrina Fabaceae X (Vell.) Brenan Aralia excelsa Araliaceae (Griseb.) J.Wen Aspidosperma Apocynaceae X X pyrifolium Mart.
The two fossils described by Calvillo-Canadell and Cevallos-Ferriz (2007), Nahinda axamilpensis and Coahuilanthus belindae are found well nested in different clades, as sisters to Colubrina and Sageretia respectively.
axillaris, Bursera simaruba, Exostema caribaeum, Colubrina elliptica, Erythroxylum havanense, E.
Lipoxygenase inhibition by anadanthoflavone, a new flavonoid from the aerial parts of Anadenanthera colubrina. Planta Medica, 70: 263-265.